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SLM Solutions Launches ‘Additive Alliance Against Corona’

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SLM Solutions has launched an ‘Additive Alliance Against Corona’ initiative to integrate the forces of the Additive Manufacturing industry to fight together against the effects of the Coronavirus. One of the biggest advantages of 3D printing is the rapid response time in being able to produce a product. COVID-19 has been spreading rapidly and fast solutions to save valuable time are required.

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SLM Solutions and Canwell Medical Partner to Develop 3D Printed Surgical Implants

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SLM Solutions, the German manufacturer of powerful laser-based metal additive manufacturing systems, has formally entered into a strategic partnership with Canwell Medical, a leading medical device manufacturer in China. Canwell Medical has chosen to use SLM® machines for product development of 3D printed surgical implants. SLM Solutions will provide technical and application assistance, as well as research and development support to further accelerate Canwell Medical’s product certification and serial production.
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EOS launches #3DAgainstCorona Movement to Fight the Spread of Coronavirus

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EOS, the world’s leading technology supplier in the field of industrial 3D printing of metals and polymers, recently launched a collaborative #3DAgainstCorona movement to support the battle against Covid-19 on all levels.  The movement also has a versatile online platform – 3DAgainstCorona and LinkedIn group open for all to join and support affected communities at local levels. 
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ArcelorMittal uses Metal 3D Printing Systems to Print On-Demand Ready-to-Use Spare Parts

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ArcelorMittal recently revealed that it has been able to take advantage of metal 3D printing to rapidly manufacture ready-to-use spare parts for the steel industry. The 2017 collaboration with Additive Industries, a manufacturer of end-to-end metal 3D printing systems, has helped ArcelorMittal to print large and challenging components for its facilities.
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Ford Collaborates with 3M, GE, UAW to Speed-up Production of Medical Devices for Covid-19 Patients and Healthcare Workers

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Ford Motor Company, is collaborating with global Multinationals like 3M & GE Healthcare to lend its manufacturing and engineering expertise to quickly expand production of urgently needed medical equipment and supplies for healthcare workers, first responders and patients fighting coronavirus. Ford will also work with the United Auto Workers union who will be the backbone of the manufacturing process.

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BCN3D Delivers 400 3D Printed Face Shields to Protect Medical Workers in Hospitals from the Covid-19 Crisis

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BCN3D, a manufacturer of 3D printers based in Barcelona, Spain, has devoted all its technological and manufacturing capabilities, amid the Covid-19 pandemic, to help doctors and healthcare workers to print the necessary parts via its 3D printing farm. The parts will be distributed in all cities of Spain and, if necessary, in other parts of the world. It plans to print 2000 more face shields in the coming days.